Grade 6 - Science
MS:Earth Science (Credit: 1.00)The Earth Science course begins with a study of the Earth’s interior structure, forces, and types of rock. Earth’s topography is covered next, including mountains and oceans and forces that form and change surface features over time. Next, students learn about the solar system, star formation, and current theories concerning the nature of the universe. The course is completed by a study of the Earth’s atmosphere, including energy transfer, wind, weather, and climate.